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  • Item #: 018810
    ISBN: 9781580370912
    Retail: $11.99
    Rainbow Price: $8.95

    The purpose of Personal Finance is to provide children with a solid background in money matters by offering a brief overview of fundamental financial topics. The book starts off with the exploration of career choices and then progresses to banking issues generally related to checking and savings accounts. The remaining content of the book covers the following topics: various types of insurance (auto, life, and property), investing in stocks and bonds, decision making in large purchases like a car or home, and the various classes of taxes (income, employment, sales, and property). Although the majority of the topics included in this workbook are not new to children, the extensive collection of hands-on assignments allow the child to develop a better understanding by applying the concepts to his personal experiences. After completing the exercises in this book, your child will know how to perform important real-life activities such as writing a check, reconciling a bank account, preparing a budget, and filing an income tax return. This workbook is consumable with limited classroom reproduction rights. Answers are included. ~ Enh

  • Item #: 050845
    ISBN: 9781936948291
    Retail: $19.99
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  • Item #: 056202
    ISBN: 9780618222056
    Retail: $63.53
    Rainbow Price: $47.65
  • Item #: 046281
    ISBN: 9781465440006
    Retail: $9.99
    Rainbow Price: $7.50

  • Item #: 055699
    Retail: $99.75
    Rainbow Price: $96.95
  • Item #: 055698
    Retail: $99.75
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  • Item #: 050708
    Retail: $117.99
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  • Item #: 058149
    Retail: $149.99
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    Foundations in Personal Finance for Homeschool is a complete, turnkey, high school curriculum designed to fully equip homeschool teachers with everything needed for a dynamic learning experience. We've included lesson plans, teaching delivered via video by Dave Ramsey and his team of experts, and a blended learning website, foundationsU.com. In addition, more than 35 activities are included which focus on providing 21st century personal finance knowledge and skills in a student-centered approach to learning.


    This set includes:


    Teacher's Edition on CD-ROM:


    This brand new addition to the Foundations in Personal Finance for Homeschool curriculum is a 160-page digital teacher guide on CD-ROM with more than 35 activities, case studies, and assessments.



    Instructional Videos

    This set of 5 DVDs offers more than 12 hours of engaging classroom instruction taught by Dave Ramsey, Rachel Cruze and Chris Hogan.



    Student Text


    The Foundations in Personal Finance for Homeschool Student Text is a comprehensive, 288-page student soft-cover consumable.



    foundationsU Blended Learning Site


    Our Foundations in Personal Finance for Homeschool curriculum comes with access to our blended learning site. FoundationsU.com is full of interactive tools, relevant articles, and real-world activities on a student-focused website designed for all devices.

  • Item #: 052728
    ISBN: 9780547625683
    Retail: $17.99
    Rainbow Price: $13.45
  • Item #: 044311
    ISBN: 9780892122301
    Retail: $19.95
    Rainbow Price: $16.25
  • Item #: 058148
    ISBN: 9781936948192
    Retail: $29.99
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  • Item #: 056203
    ISBN: 9780618255283
    Retail: $23.13
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  • Item #: 064969
    ISBN: 9781770851986
    Retail: $29.95
    Rainbow Price: $21.50

       Everything you want to know about money, all between the covers of this 256-page book. Presented in a visual and textual format, learn about taxes, banking, investment houses, stock markets, hedge funds, inflation, pensions, coinage, and financial culture. You will read about key figures in economics, history and learn interesting facts about how countries cope with debt, interest rates, credit ratings, and money vs happiness. I avoided writing this description because I didn’t think this would be that engaging, but found that I didn’t want to stop reading after I started. Although I’m sure some of the statistics were outdated shortly after printing (2013), the presentation is fascinating. This book would just be a good resource for anyone who wants to understand a monetary system better. Did you know that the concept of credit has been around since Louis XV, a dollar will buy 8 cups of milk in Kenya, and money from Keno slips help build the Great Wall in China. The publisher touts this as a jargon free publication, but you will be introduced to a lot of new vocabulary. “Jargon Free” means that they give you the meaning of those words right on the same page they are used. You will also find a glossary at the back.  

      This book could be used as a supplement to your economics course, or just as a shelf reference. The explanations might help parents understand financing and the mechanics of the system a little better too. ~ Donna

  • Item #: 041653
    ISBN: 9780679869283
    Retail: $3.99
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    Read about all the effort and finances that went into building the Statue of Liberty and about the joy seeing the statue brought to immigrants.

  • Item #: 001847
    ISBN: 9781580956727
    Retail: $69.95
    Rainbow Price: $62.95

    Lifepac Set plus Teacher's Guide. Government & Economics - International Governments, United States Government, American Party System, History of Governments, The Christian & Government, Free Enterprise, Business & You, The Stock Market, Budget & Finance, Geography & Review.

  • Item #: 011526
    ISBN: 9780740335808
    Retail: $99.95
    Rainbow Price: $89.95

    Government and Economics. Units: International Governments; United States Government; American Party System; History of Governments; The Christian & His Government; Free Enterprise; Business & You; The Stock Market; Budget & Finance; Banking; and International Issues.

  • Item #: 002313
    ISBN: 9781580956734
    Retail: $59.95
    Rainbow Price: $53.95

    Lifepac Set only - No Teacher's Guide. Government & Economics - International Governments, United States Government, American Party System, History of Governments, The Christian & Government, Free Enterprise, Business & You, The Stock Market, Budget & Finance, Geography & Review.

  • Item #: 070992
    ISBN: 9781580893091
    Retail: $6.95
    Rainbow Price: $5.25

  • Item #: 031426
    Retail: $11.99
    Rainbow Price: $10.79
    What a fun way for any youngster new to finance to learn, practice, and reinforce money skills! Run a cash register, count change back, add up grocery totals or even create a budget. And when it's time to pack up shop, the 70 illustrated, magnetic money pieces and shopping activity sheets all neatly fit into the 7"x 9.25"x 0.75" magnetic travel tin with hinged lid that doubles as an illustrated cash register on the inside. Cha-Ching!
  • Item #: 006538
    ISBN: 9781930092334
    Retail: $9.50
    Rainbow Price: $6.95

    Although they were largely self-educated men with limited finances, the Wright brothers were chosen by God to unlock the secrets of flight. With the constant support of loving parents and a caring sister, they overcame public ridicule and engineering problems to achieve their dreams. A great testimony to what can be accomplished with faith in God and the support of family.

  • Item #: 010962
    ISBN: 9780740336683
    Retail: $98.95
    Rainbow Price: $89.05

    From cooking to clothing, to finances and child care, this CD-ROM course from Alpha Omega not only teaches homemaking skills, but also the importance of a Christian home life, financial freedom, and good character qualities. Minimum system requirements: Windows Vista Service Pack 2/Windows 7/ Windows 8 & 8.1.

  • Item #: 027296
    ISBN: 9781609990961
    Retail: $0.00
    Rainbow Price: $3.95
  • Item #: 060703
    ISBN: 9781438003498
    Retail: $6.99
    Rainbow Price: $5.95
    This is a great picture book for teaching your children about the source of income. Young Tommy dreams of a world where money does grow on trees – and realizes how disappointing that would actually be! Then he learns all about the satisfaction of working and saving as he helps his mom sell produce at the farmer's market. Make money a tangible reality for your children by sitting on the couch and reading this colorful picture book! 32 pgs, pb. – Zach
  • Item #: 055690
    Retail: $114.70
    Rainbow Price: $109.95

    This one-semester business course can be completed by students independently. The Starline Business Set has 5 books and a separate answer key to guide parents and kids through the material.

    Students learn about the goals of business, customers, marketing different economic systems around the world, capitalism in America, a history of business in the U.S., different types of businesses, cycles, e-businesses, risk, government regulations, contracts and credits, financing, interviewing and hiring, training and compensation of employees, unions, money management, and investing.

    Each book is a unit and has a test at the end. All answers are in the separate key book. 21-33 pgs, pb. ~ Sara

  • Item #: 041162
    ISBN: 9780374427986
    Retail: $7.99
    Rainbow Price: $5.95

    This humorous Wild West adventure is about 15-year old Simon Green. Simon just can't do well in school, but then he makes a plan that he hopes will lead to a fortune. Financed by his teacher and accompanied by a loyal drover, his dog, four mules, and a wagon-load of corn, Simon tries to herd one thousand turkeys from Missouri to Denver, where meat is scarce and fetches a high price. A very funny and entertaining novel by Kathleen Karr. 200 pgs, pb.

  • Item #: 036882
    ISBN: 9781594760570
    Retail: $8.95
    Rainbow Price: $8.25
  • Item #: 058402
    ISBN: 9781492352860
    Retail: $0.00
    Rainbow Price: $8.95

    From the moment you pick up this book - if you're a Christian homeschooling mom – you'll know that this woman has a message for you, or rather that God has a message for you through this woman. Whether it's debunking the lies we tell ourselves (you're the worst example of a homeschool mom) or it's confronting the traps we all face (comparisons, etc.) you sense immediately that Tamara Chilver has walked this path ahead of you and can give you the message you need at that moment. And, interestingly, the message is simple – God's grace is sufficient. He has called you to this task. He will provide the ____ (fill the blank: courage, time, rest, finances, creativity) to bring it to glorious completion. You'll need this book; you'll need this message; if not now, then sometime soon. Keep it close! 81 pgs, pb. ~ Janice

  • Item #: 021647
    ISBN: 9781580372268
    Retail: $9.99
    Rainbow Price: $7.50

    As a senior finance major at the University of Illinois, I was suitably impressed by the amount of information presented in this workbook. Written in an easy to read format, the book allows the beginning investor to learn the basics of investing in the stock market. Various investment vehicles such as stocks, bonds, and mutual funds are introduced as well as the reason that one would want to invest in each particular security. A history of the stock markets and how they function are also covered. Various games, puzzles, and worksheets are included throughout to reinforce concepts, and extension activities are provided to encourage students to conduct deeper outside research. Directions for a simulation stock market game are included. Everyone should have a basic understanding of the financial markets, and this book does a great job of introducing this information. While most of the concepts covered pertain to world financial markets, the sections covering the history of the stock markets only touch upon American exchanges - American Stock Exchange (AMEX), New York Stock Exchange (NYSE), and National Association of Security Dealers Automated Quotations system (NASDAQ). - Enh

  • Item #: 059789
    ISBN: 9781937077631
    Retail: $24.99
    Rainbow Price: $15.50

    As parents, there is no greater blessing than to watch our children grow into adulthood internalizing and owning what we sought to teach them. Popular radio host Dave Ramsey, along with co-author and daughter, Rachel, share an essential vision and practical strategies to raise money smart kids, from toddler to teen.

    Topics include the value of work and earning a commission (not allowance), budgets and spending, saving, giving, consequences of debt (from credit card to college loan), contentment, and a range of family situations-from adoption, single parenting, blended families, private vs. public school choices to estate planning. Includes student budget templates for immediate application of the principles for the teens in your family.

    Whether you have attended a Financial Peace University class or are simply wanting to make better financial decisions for your family, this book offers a host of valuable tips for changing your financial legacy. 256 pg, hc. ~ Deanne

  • Item #: 032422
    ISBN: 9780071343077
    Retail: $13.00
    Rainbow Price: $10.95

    There is a joke making the rounds online that describes how many of us view word problems. It goes something like this, "If you have 4 pencils and I have 7 apples, how many pancakes will fit on the roof?" If this describes you or your student, then let me tell you about this great resource.

    Beginning with the foundational information of how to work word problems, each chapter then provides explanations of the differing types of word problems. Examples follow with detailed solutions. An additional 65 word problems are found at the end of the book (with answers) to provide more practice in all of the skill areas. The algebraic word problem skills covered include numbers; time, rate and distance; mixtures; coins; age; levers; finance; work; plane geometric figures; digits; solutions using two unknowns and quadratics. This practical resource will de-mystify pesky word problems in your student's math book, provide standardized testing preparation or provide supplemental practice for the Life of Fred curriculum. PB. 196 pgs. ~Deanne